Boxscore
Alabama 52, Arkansas 0
Saturday, September 15, 2012 3:30 PM
Location - Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium
Attendance - 74617

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Alabama 7 17 14 14 52
Arkansas 0 0 0 0 0

Recap


No. 1 Alabama 52, No. 21 Arkansas 0: Eddie Lacy ran for three touchdowns and top-ranked Alabama forced five turnovers in embarrassing No. 21 Arkansas in Fayetteville.

Alabama (3-0, 1-0 SEC) won its fifth straight over Arkansas and 21st straight SEC opener.

The Razorbacks (1-2, 0-1) played without star quarterback Tyler Wilson, who is recovering from a concussion. In his first career start, Brandon Allen hit 10 of 18 throws for 60 yards with two interceptions.

Arkansas botched a punt snap early, setting up Alabama on the Razorbacks’ 6. Lacy ran it in for a 7-0 lead and his second touchdown gave Alabama a 24-0 advantage at halftime.

Alabama quarterback AJ McCarron completed 11 of 16 throws for 189 yards, including a 20-yard touchdown to Amari Cooper. He has thrown 151 consecutive passes dating to last season without an interception.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Alabama leads the all-time series 13-8 and is 2-3 in Fayetteville. …  McCarron, who has thrown seven touchdown passes this season, is chasing Brodie Croyle's school record of 190 straight passes without an interception. ... Alabama is 20-0 in September since 2008.
SCORING
Scoring Summary
1st Quarter - 9:40
Alabama   TD  Arkansas 0 - Alabama 7
2nd Quarter - 14:10
Alabama   FG  Arkansas 0 - Alabama 10
2nd Quarter - 8:58
Alabama   TD  Arkansas 0 - Alabama 17
2nd Quarter - 3:01
Alabama   TD  Arkansas 0 - Alabama 24
3rd Quarter - 12:10
Alabama   TD  Arkansas 0 - Alabama 31
3rd Quarter - 11:27
Alabama   TD  Arkansas 0 - Alabama 38
4th Quarter - 11:32
Alabama   TD  Arkansas 0 - Alabama 45
4th Quarter - 5:33
Alabama   TD  Arkansas 0 - Alabama 52
TEAMS

Team Records

  Alabama Arkansas
W/L 3 - 0 - 0 1 - 2 - 0
Conference 1 - 0 - 0 0 - 1 - 0

Team Stats

  Alabama Arkansas
Score 52 0
First Downs 22 15
3rd Down Efficiency 6-for-11
55%
3-for-14
21%
4th Down Efficiency 0-for-1
0%
1-for-3
33%
Total Yards 438 137
Rushing
Rushes-Net Yards 45-225 37-58
Average/Rush 5.0 1.6
Passing
Comp-Att 14-20 11-25
Passing Yards 213 79
Average/Pass Play 10.6 2.7
Penalties-Yards 7-74 1-6
Fumbles-Lost 1-0 7-3
Interceptions Thrown 0 2
Time of Possession 31:28 28:32

PLAYER STATS

Alabama (3 - 0)
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
A. McCarron 11/16 189 1 0
P. Ely 2/3 15 0 0
B. Sims 1/1 9 0 0
Arkansas (1 - 2)
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
B. Allen 10/18 60 0 2
B. Mitchell 1/7 19 0 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
K. Drake 6 57 9.5 1
T. Yeldon 13 55 4.2 1
E. Lacy 12 55 4.6 3
B. Sims 2 25 12.5 1
D. Hart 4 21 5.2 0
B. Howell 6 18 3.0 0
A. McCarron 1 -2 -2.0 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
K. Davis 20 59 3.0 0
J. Williams 3 18 6.0 0
B. Mitchell 6 18 3.0 0
D. Johnson 4 13 3.2 0
B. Allen 3 -19 -6.3 0
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
C. Jones 3 74 24.7 0
A. Cooper 2 46 23.0 1
M. Williams 2 20 10.0 0
T. Yeldon 1 18 18.0 0
K. Norwood 1 14 14.0 0
D. White 1 13 13.0 0
K. Bell 2 12 6.0 0
D. Woodson, Jr. 1 9 9.0 0
M. Shinn 1 7 7.0 0
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
C. Gragg 3 33 11.0 0
A. Tate 2 21 10.5 0
C. Hamilton 2 14 7.0 0
M. McKay 1 7 7.0 0
B. Mitchell 1 5 5.0 0
K. Davis 2 -1 -0.5 0
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